Utrecht, Treaty of


Utrecht, Treaty of
   Between France and Great Britain, signed in 1713. Provided for the restoration and full surrender of all claims to the Hudson Bay Territory, to Acadia, and to Newfoundland by France; for compensation to the Hudson's Bay Company; for certain rights to fishing on the north-east coast of Newfoundland; and the possession of Cape Breton by France.
   Index: Ch Determines boundaries of Acadia, 18.
   Bib.: Hertslet, Treaties and Conventions.

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